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    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    I trimmed the front lip off the tender and used that piece to frame in the hatch.
     
     
    Tommy
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    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    And he is much cooler on the phone than through emails too.
    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    Jeff Maurer said:
    I sent them an email asking if the parts for this build is still available. I'm waiting to hear back with my fingers crossed...
    You should telephone, HLW is very poor at returning emails, better to talk to Phil directly. He's way more responsive.
    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    I sent them an email asking if the parts for this build is still available. I'm waiting to hear back with my fingers crossed...
    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    Jeff,
    Here is the Hartland original parts sheet that came with the kit.  I agree with John, call Phil.  I talked to him about a month ago when I ordered the "Inyo" smoke stack I am using in my build.
     
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    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    Ask for Phil at Hartland Locomotive Works, I believe he put the parts together for those kits. I'm not sure the locos that supplied the parts are still made.
    http://www.h-l-w.com/
     
    Good Luck
    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    I've wanted one of these engines (and the kit) for 10 years...of course they weren't offered by then. Still want one now so I am enjoying watching the build progress...and am cursing you at the same time. Sending email to Hartford to see if the parts are ...  more
    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    Thanks for the input.  So originally I was going to modify it like per the class.
     
     
    But I like John's idea and I am pondering boxing in the water hatch which will allow wood along the sides....  more
    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    Might I dare offer a suggestion?
    I'd remove the front wall of the fuel box. The stack says wood burner, so little will roll about. I'd make a free standing water tank about the size of your hatch with open areas on either side for wood and in front of the...  more
    Building 1:20.3 narrow gauge CP Huntington Single
    Tommy it is looking great, the only thing I would do to the tender is remove the front upper angled strip (flange) so that water has a place to run off right now you have the start to a mighty find pond, LOL, Bill